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The Mayor and City Council held a strategic planning workshop on May 8, 2013 and identified a set of priorities for the next 12 to 18 months. While staff works on action plans for these priorities, we would like to know what you think.

Here are the priority areas:

  • Partner with residents and businesses to revitalize the McDowell Road corridor
  • Provide strategic support of tourism and visitor events
  • Create and adopt a comprehensive economic development strategy
  • Develop a transportation strategy that anticipates future needs
  • Prepare and adopt fiscally sustainable operating and capital budgets
  • Reinvest in a high performance organization and work culture

(The City Council will discuss this on Sept. 17 - view the agenda item here:


What do you think of these priorities?

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What actions should the city be taking to accomplish these goals?

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A new mission statement for the city is also being considered:

"Keeping Scottsdale a premier community and world-class destination."

Does that seem like the correct focus for your city government?

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